Information Assurance Specialist

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Data Systems Analysts Inc. (DSA)
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Full Time
$145000 - $155000 yr

Job Description

Data Systems Analysts, Inc. is searching for an experienced Information Assurance (IA) Specialist.

The IA Specialist will support the Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate (I2WD) located at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. The scope of this effort is to support research, development, assessment, adaption, transformation, testing, integration, demonstration, transition, fielding, sustainment, and enhancement of the designated information and/or intelligence software systems with Multi-Domain Operations (MDO) warfighting capabilities. DSA will assist the I2WD in the goal of meeting the needs of increasingly complex systems requirements and technologies.

Required Education, Certifications and Security Clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • TS // SCI
  • Information Assurance Technical (IAT) and Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level III certifications
Required Qualifications
  • At least 9 years of experience in working on Risk Management Framework (RMF) (formerly DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP)) Certification and Accreditation Testing and Validation process of applications software and computer systems for cloud platforms (e.g. AWS and Azure)
  • At least 9 years of experience performing technical work in RMF-compliant Information Assurance (IA), including analyzing and solving IA-related technical problems.
  • At least 9 years of experience developing, maintaining, and enforcing Information System (IS) security and policies
  • At least 9 years of experience performing vulnerability/risk analyses of systems using expertise in relevant information systems security, systems and network administration.
  • Experience with Intrusion Prevention/Detection systems, network monitoring, syslog, encryptors, and other cybersecurity tool families.
  • Familiar with DoD network security practices and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).

Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with the US Army, DoD, or intelligence community Information Assurance (IA), including Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) or Information Assurance Manager (IAM) roles preferred.
  • Experience in supporting cloud technology accreditation activities for either Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) product tool suite
COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our communities, families and employees. With employee health and safety as our top priority DSA is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace. DSA, will require all newly hired employees to be fully vaccinated before their start date and show proof of vaccination on the first day of employment along with all I9 required forms. These forms are only to be provided via instruction from HR and with approval from DSA management for any access to customer facility.

Salary and Benefits include but not limited to:
  • The hours for this role are Full-time, Regular - Start and End times are dependent on customer requirements
  • Leave benefits include Paid holidays, Vacation, Sick and Bereavement
  • Retirement benefits include 401K with 20% match to employee contribution, and Employee Stock Ownership Shares provided by DSA.
  • Insurance benefits include customizable Medical, Dental, Health, Company Paid Life and Disability Insurance, Health savings, Vision and Domestic Partner Coverage
  • Miscellaneous benefits include Tuition assistance and Technical 100% Paid Training and Family Tuition Assistance.
Founded in 1963, Data Systems Analysts, Inc. (DSA) has been providing Defense and Federal Government customers' business-driven Information Technology and consulting solutions and services for more than 50 years. DSA's people excel in helping our customers achieve sensitive, mission-critical business goals and objectives. DSA is a 100 percent employee-owned company: every employee has a stake in the success of our company and our customers.Our culture embraces training and development opportunities that include leadership programs, employee networks, continued education, and much more. We recognize that building expertise in your profession benefits everyone. DSA's leadership and training programs help employees better manage their projects, inspire coworkers and customers and reinforce DSA's guiding principles since 1963.

We also value the unique combination of skills, abilities, aspirations, and backgrounds of every individual our diversity makes us stronger. We are 100 percent employee-owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).DSAemployees receive customizable benefits that are highly competitive in each local market that include a Vanguard 401K.DSA provides equal employment opportunity for employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status; race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth or related condition, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status.

DSA will provide necessary reasonable accommodation to ensure that an individual with a disability who is not able to fully utilize DSA's online job application system is provided with equal opportunity to apply and be considered for all jobs. If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please email HR or call 1-.

DSA recognizes that the global spread of COVID-19 is a challenging time for everyone. Our #1 priority is the health and safety of our workforce, guests and candidates, and we provide the necessary supplies to maintain safety in the work place. Due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19, our response time and scheduling of interviews may increase. DSA is looking to fill various positions despite the COVID-19 and are managing our workforce within the compliance of all state requirements.

Company Information

Employee-Owned, Mission-Driven

Founded in 1963, Data Systems Analysts, Inc. (DSA) has been providing Federal Government customers business-driven Information Technology and consulting solutions and services for more than 50 years. DSA's people excel in helping customers achieve sensitive, mission-critical goals and objectives. DSA is a 100 percent employee-owned company: every employee has a stake in the success of our company and our customers

Dice Id : 10119839
Position Id : 21-00242
Originally Posted : 7 months ago

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